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Wapacking a Punch: The Wapack Trail Race in Torrential Downpour

What makes a person drive 6 hours one way to run a grueling trail race in the pouring rain, only to towel off and drive back right after crossing the finish line. Well, this was the Wapack.  After what has been a very strange running year for me from a health standpoint, I penciled in [...]

By |2017-10-10T18:51:11+00:00September 4th, 2017|Categories: Running|Tags: , |

My 2016 Grand Canyon 50K: Tiny Daggers in my Feet

I planned some time ago to at least try one of the ultra marathons at one of the national parks out west. My wife Karen had always wanted to volunteer at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, UT, which is conveniently close to Zion, Bryce Canyon, the North Rim and actually several others. It is [...]

By |2017-10-10T18:51:18+00:00May 26th, 2016|Categories: Running|Tags: |

My Phirst 50K: Mudding at a Medium Pace

This isn’t about search but is my race report about  my most recent running endeavor. I signed up for my first 50K last fall. It is called the PHUNT race and is scheduled in mid-January so who knows what kind of weather you are going to get. Last year there as a steady sleet and [...]

By |2017-10-10T18:51:18+00:00January 18th, 2016|Categories: Running|Tags: , , |